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Common Blue Butterfly

Lovely afternoon today but a bit windy, so doing macro shots was a bit of a challenge to say the least. This Common Blue didn't sit around long so had to chase it all around the field.

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Album name:Oldboy / Macro / Close-up
Rating (3 votes):9999999999
Keywords:cciotww / "Common / Blue"
Lens:Nikon 105mm F2.8 VR Macro plus 1.4 converter plus 1/4 flash.
Photo Location:Sandwell Valley Park
Critique Welcome, Yes / No:Yes
Filesize:468 KiB
Date added:Aug 11, 2009
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Exposure Time:1/250 sec
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Focal length:150 mm
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Make:Nikon Corporation
Metering Mode:Spot
Model:NIKON D3
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greypoint   [Aug 11, 2009 at 11:42 PM]
lovely capture - I was chasing these yesterday as well!
anglefire   [Aug 12, 2009 at 12:17 AM]
Cracking shot! Smile
admin   [Apr 03, 2011 at 04:29 AM]
Congrats on IOTW OB. Stunning image, and can't wait for summer to come now. :tup:
Graham   [Apr 03, 2011 at 04:37 AM]
Two lovely images in one. First the image of the butterfly, second the image of you chasing it around the field! Laughing
admin   [Apr 03, 2011 at 05:05 AM]
Didn't think of that Graham. Until now that is. lol... Laughing
beauxreflets   [Apr 03, 2011 at 05:07 AM]
Great colour and a very nice composition Very Happy
Tringle WP   [Apr 03, 2011 at 05:55 AM]
Like the flutterby, you're in clover now Cool
alan1j   [Apr 03, 2011 at 02:22 PM]
WOW, splended macro under very stressful conditions by the sound of it OB. Fantastic result, Great to see this as IOTW. Rgds Alan. Very Happy
Beryl   [Apr 03, 2011 at 03:15 PM]
Congratulations Oldboy on IOTW. Exccelnt capture . Well done Very Happy :tup:
Simple   [Apr 04, 2011 at 01:54 AM]
Congrats on IOTW. Pictures like this make me look forward to summer even more. Lovely picture!!
rksmith51   [Apr 04, 2011 at 04:43 AM]
Great shot oldboy well done on IOW
Sandy   [Apr 04, 2011 at 01:03 PM]
congrats on IOTW a great shot
Bigbill   [Apr 05, 2011 at 12:59 PM]
Ah Summer beautiful Summer,,,,lovely shot ! Laughing
Tripod   [Apr 05, 2011 at 04:04 PM]
Congratulations......A stunner
guy1970   [Apr 08, 2011 at 08:16 AM]
Congrats and a great shot

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